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Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Reveals Sexual Abuse by Team Doctor Larry Nassar

Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Reveals Sexual Abuse by Team Doctor Larry Nassar

Raisman , 23, also details her experience at the hands of the embattled doctor, who began treating her when she was 15 years old, in her new book " Fierce ", which will be released on Tuesday. According to Maroney, Nassar's behavior worsened during the 2011 World Championships, when she was given a sleeping pill by the doctor during a flight only to wake up in his hotel room later.


James Anderson confirmed vice captain for the Ashes

James Anderson confirmed vice captain for the Ashes

England's all-time leading wicket-taker was one of a clutch of obvious candidates, also including his fellow seamer Stuart Broad and former captain Alastair Cook . Joe Root's side are already without Middlesex bowler Steven Finn , who was forced to fly home earlier this week after sustaining damage to cartilage in his left knee.


Supreme Court dismisses petition against release of Padmavati

Supreme Court dismisses petition against release of Padmavati

No community will be able to tolerate it and this is why distributors across the country have started giving the cold shoulder to this film, the BJP leader added. Protests against filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati spread to eastern Rajasthan on Thursday where people from different communities came to oppose the film's release as they fear that the film might distort history.



Devils forward Brian Boyle cried after scoring 1st goal since cancer treatment

The Devils came out flying in the opening half of the first period, holding the Oilers without a shot and putting pressure on goaltender Cam Talbot . It was Lucic's third goal, second against the Devils in the last week. It's hard to imagine a more extreme swing of emotions in such a short amount of time, and those feelings certainly showed after Boyle deposited his first goal of the season against the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.


Philadelphia Eagles sign Tim Jernigan to 4-year contract

Philadelphia Eagles sign Tim Jernigan to 4-year contract

And after inking a new four-year, $48 million deal with the team after only half a season's worth of play, it would appear that Jernigan has most certainly made it as an Eagle . The former second-round pick out of Florida State spent the first three years of his career in Baltimore where he had at least four sacks each season.



Rockies' Charlie Blackmon and Nolan Arenado win Silver Slugger awards

This is Arenado's third consecutive Silver Slugger Award and the second consecutive award for Blackmon. Altuve has already taken home several awards this season, most recently the Players Choice Awards' MLB Player of the Year and AL Most Outstanding Player , which he won Wednesday.